Average Teacher Salary in Rockaway Borough

The average teacher salary in Rockaway Borough is $60,083.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $37,780 $22,155 $27,215 $35,880 $47,025 $55,310
Kindergarten $61,965 $40,995 $48,185 $58,785 $75,130 $93,280
Elementary $64,725 $43,980 $50,340 $61,165 $78,095 $94,715
Middle school $66,470 $44,805 $51,455 $63,160 $81,240 $96,720
High school $69,475 $45,690 $52,890 $66,230 $85,130 $101,850

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General Facts

  • Staff: 74
  • Full time teachers: 46
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 12 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 15
  • Instructional Coordinators: 1
  • Elementary Teachers: 35
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 1
  • Pre-K Teachers: 2
  • High School Teachers: 8
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 1,064

Financial Statistics for Rockaway Borough

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $6,188,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $1,655,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $316,000
  • Total revenue: $8,159,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $4,493,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $4,581,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $1,889,000
  • Expenditures per student: $249,000
  • Total expenditures: $8,096,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $2,174,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $358,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $0

Information on Schools within Rockaway Borough

Elementary Schools within the Rockaway Borough

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Lincoln
37 Keller Ave
Rockaway, NJ 7866
973-625-8602
  • Total: 318
  • Pre-k: 14
  • Kindergarten: 70
  • 1st grade: 68
  • 2nd grade: 63
  • 3rd grade: 57
  • 4th grade: 77
  • 5th grade: 58
14 to 1 23 Prekindergarten 3rd Grade

Middle Schools within the Rockaway Borough

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Thomas Jefferson Middle
450 Division St
Edison, NJ 8817
732-650-5290
  • Total: 746
  • 5th grade: 136
  • 6th grade: 140
  • 7th grade: 166
  • 8th grade: 166
11 to 1 71 6th Grade 8th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $26,500
  • Median family income: $66,997
  • Median male income: $40,000
  • Median female income: $30,052
  • Median income of a renter: $48,125
  • Median income of a home owner: $68,494
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    185 180 340 600 410